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Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH)

$171.16 USD -$0.38 (-0.22%)
Last Price $171.16
Net Change $-0.38 (-0.22%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $172.13
Previous Close Price $171.54
High Price $172.62
Low Price $170.47
Number of Trades 14,018
Volume 2,982,200
Fifty Two Week High $172.62 (2017-04-21)
Fifty Two Week Low $128.53 (2016-05-16)
Average Daily Volume 3,666,288
Share Outstanding 964,850 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 2.5/yr
Dividend Yield 1.46%
1st Quarter Earnings $2.37 (2017-04-18)
2nd Quarter Earnings $2.11 (2017-01-17)
3nd Quarter Earnings $2.17 (2016-10-18)
4th Quarter Earnings $1.96 (2016-07-19)
PE Ratio $19.92
EPS Growth $18.18
Recent Earnings $2.37
Annual EPS $8.05
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $165.14B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0165%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 964,850
Inst. Shareholder % 85.53%
Annual Net Income $0B
TTM Net Profit Margin $-3.52
1-Year Return 29.77%
3-Year Return 138.82%
5-Year Return 213.55%
5-Year Revenue Growth 81.46%
5-Year Earnings Growth 70.19%
5-Year Dividend Growth 290.16%
Annual Dividend $2.5
Annual Dividend Yield 1.52%
Change in EPS YTD 18.18%
Dividends per Share $0.625
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.64
UnitedHealth Group Inc. offers health care coverage and related services to help people achieve improved health and well-being through all stages of life. The company's products and services reflect a number of core capabilities, including medical information management, health benefit administration, care coordination, risk assessment and pricing, health benefit design and provider contracting. With these capabilities, it is able to provide comprehensive health care management services through organized health systems and insurance products.

Today's UnitedHealth Group Stock Update

For any UnitedHealth Group stock investors or potential UnitedHealth Group stock investors, we put together key numbers on UNH shares in this daily update. You'll find the last UNH stock closing price, where UnitedHealth Group stock is trading compared to a year ago, the stock's dividend yield, and more... First, the most recent closing price of UNH was $171.16. The UnitedHealth Group stock price dropped 0.22% or $0.38 from the day before. So where does that put UnitedHealth Group stock relative to the past year of prices? The UnitedHealth Group stock price is at a price more than it was last year at this time, with the stock price having risen by 28.73%.

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The UnitedHealth Group stock price 52-week high is $172.62. That was hit on 4/21/2017. The UNH stock 52-week low is $128.53, reached on 5/16/2016. Also important to note - UNH trading volume yesterday was 3,652,100. That's higher than UnitedHealth Group stock's average daily trading volume of 2,982,272. The market cap of UnitedHealth Group is 165,143,726,000. That means UnitedHealth Group has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of UnitedHealth Group stock is 20.49. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare UNH to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of UNH is 7.47. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for UnitedHealth Group is 0.64. UnitedHealth Group stock has a dividend yield of 1.46%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks. For more info on UnitedHealth Group stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find UNH stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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